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Attic Finishing Blytheville AR

Looking for Attic Finishing in Blytheville? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Blytheville that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Attic Finishing in Blytheville.

Sears Home Services
8888675309
302 N 6TH ST
Blytheville, AR

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Hardy Sales & Service
(870) 763-6978
808 South Division Street
Blytheville, AR
 
Red Barn Gardens
(870) 763-6510
1217 South Division Street
Blytheville, AR
 
Redden Services Lawn and Tree Spray
(870) 532-9100
1606 East County Road 54
Blytheville, AR
 
C & C Irrigation
(870) 563-5100
2690 West Keiser
Osceola, AR
 
Craftons Tree Sevice
(870) 762-1496
326 South Division Street
Blytheville, AR
 
Sears Roebuck and CO - Retail Store-Authorized Dealer- Blytheville-Authorized Retail Dealer S
(870) 763-1600
302 North 6th Street
Blytheville, AR
 
Holt Lawn Service Inc
(870) 763-5279
1104 Country Club Road
Blytheville, AR
 
Bill Fountain Plumbing CO
(870) 563-5815
595 West Keiser Avenue
Osceola, AR
 
Spence Irrigation
(573) 738-2296
13547 State Highway T
Senath, MO
 
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How to Keep Critters Out of Your Attic

Written by Matthew C. Keegan  //  2011/11/17  //  Attic  //  No comments

As fall gives way to winter, you’ll notice that squirrels are making a stepped up effort to gather nuts in advance of the cold weather. Acorns are a favorite of these and other rodents, but if you’re not careful they won’t be simply burying them in your yard and coming back later. Some animals, squirrels included, look for a secure and warm place to hide out for the winter. That place might be your attic and the evidence of rodent intrusion may be as simple as hearing the scampering of little feet across your roof throughout the day.

If you suspect that critters have taken up residence in your attic, there are certain things that you can do to remove them before they chew up insulation or, worse, bite into wires and cause a house fire:

1. Trim trees near the house – Unless you spot squirrels scampering up a drain pipe to your roof, the source providing access to your roof is probably one or more trees. If a tree is next to your home, you may want to cut it down. If branches hang over the roof, then have these removed.

2. Cover and remove trash – The smell of rotting food attracts squirrels, possum and raccoons, a problem you can eliminate by securing containers with a lock. Better yet: move your trash far away from your home – place garbage cans next to the shed can still provide them with cover.

3. Consider your bird feeders – Squirrels are attracted to bird feeders and although you like supplying what your feathered friends need, you could be creating a source of attraction for rodents. Either get rid of the feeders or switch to safflower seed, a food source that squirrels find bitter to the taste.

4. Look for points of entry – It may not be enough to trim trees and remove trash. If a rodent wants to get into your home, it’ll find a way. That way may be apparent if there is a hole in your roof or soffit, someth...

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